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VIDEO: Robot suit lets paralysed soldier walk 
  Thu, 02 Jul 2015 23:39:09 GMT 
    James Johnson, who was paralysed in Afghanistan, is using an exoskeleton to walk again as part of a pioneering programme.


Trump hotels examine card breach claim 
  Thu, 02 Jul 2015 14:07:51 GMT 
    The businessman's hotel chain is investigating reports that it was the object of a long-running credit card security breach.


Controversial opera rated 15 for cinemas 
  Thu, 02 Jul 2015 16:25:20 GMT 
    The Royal Opera House's production of William Tell, which was booed on its opening night because of a nude rape scene, is given a 15 certificate for cinema screenings.


Sesame Street's Maria to retire 
  Thu, 02 Jul 2015 15:49:27 GMT 
    Sonia Manzano, who has played Maria on the US children's programme Sesame Street for more than four decades, is retiring.


Cystic fibrosis gene therapy boost 
  Fri, 03 Jul 2015 01:58:00 GMT 
    A gene therapy has stabilised and slightly improved cystic fibrosis in some of 136 patients in a trial.


Pluto shows its spots to Nasa probe 
  Thu, 02 Jul 2015 14:03:13 GMT 
    The New Horizons mission to Pluto releases new colour views of the dwarf planet, revealing some intriguing dark spots.


Liberia's new Ebola outbreak spreads 
  Wed, 01 Jul 2015 19:29:59 GMT 
    Two more cases of Ebola are confirmed in the Liberian village where a teenager died on Sunday - the first case for seven weeks.


Cuba stamps out mother-to-child HIV 
  Tue, 30 Jun 2015 16:42:18 GMT 
    Cuba has successfully eliminated mother-to-child transmission of both HIV and syphilis, the World Health Organization says.


'My best Wimbledon days may be over' 
  Thu, 02 Jul 2015 21:11:14 GMT 
    Rafael Nadal says he may not be able to rekindle his former Wimbledon glories after his shock 2015 exit to Dustin Brown.


Woods cards best round of 2015 
  Thu, 02 Jul 2015 22:49:55 GMT 
    Former world number one Tiger Woods shoots his best round of the year with a four-under-par 66 at The Greenbrier Classic.


How I was de-radicalised 
  Wed, 01 Jul 2015 23:38:41 GMT 
    How one man showed me Islam and the West are not at war


Why the Indian soldiers of WW1 were forgotten 
  Wed, 01 Jul 2015 23:48:05 GMT 
    Why the Indian soldiers of WW1 were forgotten


Amnesiac woman in US makes ID plea 
  Wed, 01 Jul 2015 04:45:08 GMT 
    A woman, who was found in the US state of California suffering from amnesia and is believed to be Australian, asks for help to find her identity.


Russia bins 'cold' parliament designs 
  Thu, 02 Jul 2015 14:51:15 GMT 
    Competition to design a new Russian parliament will start from scratch.


Eight held over Tunisia gun attack 
  Thu, 02 Jul 2015 13:31:58 GMT 
    Eight suspects, including a woman, remain in custody on suspicion of being linked to Friday's deadly attack in the Tunisian resort of Sousse, a minister says.
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